Light My Fire

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This Phlearn PRO Tutorial shows you some of the tricks for using Photoshop to make the riskiest shoots less dangerous so you can create more impactful images. Learn about advanced color modes, compositing images, dodging, burning, selective blurs and more.

Tutorial Instructor: Aaron Nace

Let the sparks fly.

Creating an image where the model has sparks blowing directly at her face might seem incredibly dangerous. Probably because it is. But with proper planning and the Photoshop skills you will learn in this tutorial, you can make your next risky shoot safe for everyone. Not to mention much more impactful.

  • Blend and Composite

    Learn the secrets to compositing and blending multiple photos together to create seamless, stunning effects. From start to finish, you will see how each image is adjusted and combined using Photoshop.
  • LAB Color Mode

    Use the principles of color theory and discover the advantages of working in LAB Color Mode. Bring more dynamic color to your images, even if the colors you want aren’t originally in the image.
  • Add Texture

    Learn in detail how to use texture images to add effects to your images. Plus, receive 4 high-resolution Phlearn PRO Textures with this tutorial that you can use on any image!
  • Create Blurs

    Use a creative blur to help draw attention to specific parts of your images. In this tutorial, you will learn the most important parts of using a blur and how to make it look as though it is a part of the original photo.

Caution: extremely hot details.

Learn how to create the most vivid and engaging details with the right images and skills. We will show you how to combine each image together seamlessly. The, add appropriate details and textures to take it up a notch.

  • Dodge and Burn

    Learn how to expertly dodge and burn to draw attention to your subject using multiple layers. Alter the highlights and shadows to create extra details in specific areas. Use what you learn to add style and interest to any image.
  • Custom Photoshop Brushes

    Create your own Photoshop brushes so you’ll always have the right brush for the job. Custom brushes are excellent for advanced retouching and adding special effects to your images.
  • Shape Your Subject

    Make your subject look their best without looking unnatural using the liquify tool properly. Use what you learn to dramatically alter the shapes and tone a person bringing attention to the right places.
  • Focus Attention

    Learn how to draw attention to a particular area of an image, so the viewer will always focus where you want them to.

Included in Your Download

Our goal is to provide you with the most comprehensive learning experience possible. When you purchase the Light My Fire Phlearn PRO Tutorial, you’ll get more than just videos. We provide everything you need to learn and practice at the same time!

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  • 1.5 hours of step-by-step Photoshop instruction
  • Original images to follow along
  • Phlearn PRO Textures
  • Phlearn Custom Photoshop Brushes

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    Great one. I didn’t get though how you still had the Rgb photo? I only had the Lab one. How can I save it or where can I find it???

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    wonderful to see this creativity thanks for sharing Aaron. also like the new website design

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  • 5 out of 5
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    How much amazing!! very professional and creative post, thanks for sharing your technique with us. Please keep it continue for help us.

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  • 4 out of 5
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    I loved it! Thank you 🙂

    Photoshop Tutorials: Light My Fire

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